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Captain Scarfield.

Image ID: 831599

Captain Scarfield. (1903)

Image Details

Image Title

:  Captain Scarfield.

Creator

: Pyle, Howard, 1853-1911 -- Artist

Published Date

: 1903

Specific Material Type

: Prints

Item Physical Description

: 1 print : b&w ; 19 x 13 cm. (7 1/2 x 5 1/4 in.)

Notes

: Printed on border: "The author of this narrative cannot recall that, in any history of the famous pirates, he has ever read a detailed and sufficient account of the life and death of Capt. John Scarfield. Doubtless some data concerning his death and the destruction of his schooner might be gathered from the report of Lieutenant Mainwaring, now filed in the archives of the Navy Department, but beyond such bald and bloodless narrative the auth ....
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Original Source

: From Book of pirates. (New York : Harper, c1903) Pyle, Howard (1853-1911), Author.

Source

: Mid-Manhattan Picture Collection / Pirates

Source Description

: 2 folders (68 pictures)

Location

: Mid-Manhattan Library / Picture Collection

Catalog Call Number

: PC PIR

Digital ID

: 831599

Record ID

: 714847

Digital Item Published

: 10-27-2005; updated 3-25-2011

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